Tips & Advice

Tips: ‘Made-to-Measure’ vs ‘Made-to-Order’?

What are the differences between ‘bespoke’, ‘made-to-measure’, ‘made-to-order’ and ‘off the rack’ wedding dresses? We frequently hear different terms for wedding dresses, such as bespoke, made-to-measure, made-to-order and off-the-rack, but often brides are not sure what they mean. Let me explain how each type of wedding dress service works and how much you should expect […]

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Tip: Dress Timeline – Step 3

The ring is on, the champagne is popped to celebrate, the venue and date are set…..and now it’s time to go wedding dressing shopping! But when should you start shopping for your wedding gown? A good time to start is 8-11 months before your wedding day. In the era we live in today of “fast […]

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Wedding Dress Feature: Jesus Peiro Style 8040

As you may now know how excited I am about being a partner with the Jesus Peiro brand. It’s a designer that provides so much to the bride and truly believes in making every dress perfection for them! Style 8040 This striking gown features and elegant deep v-neckline, offset by full-length delicate lace sleeves and statement […]

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Designer Spot Light: Lea-Ann Belter

Forever painting and drawing, Lea-Ann Belter knew from a young age her future lay in her creativity. Lea-Ann Belter has been a Your Dream Bridal exclusive for the past 5 years. And every season she creates the most gorgeous collection of dresses perfect for the timeless romantic bride. Upon graduating from an art-focused high school, […]

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Designer Spotlight: Jesus Peiro

The beauty is in the details…Made for you by Jesus Peiro Since its 1988, Jesus Peiro has been devoted exclusively to dressing brides. Under a philosophy based on the demand for quality, all dresses from the Jesus Peiro are designed and made entirely in Spain, creating collections where the quality of the finish, close to […]

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Wedding Dress Feature: Jesus Peiro 107

Here from Spain and from his new 2020 Cala Collection, Jesus Peiro style 107 is in the shop! With the Cala Collection we have rediscovered the most classic beauty, but with a different concept – the idea of boutique. We have created a series of garments that can be combined with each other, such as […]

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Tips: Confused by Bridal Sizing

Are Wedding Dresses True to Size? Bridal gown sizing is often a hot topic when brides are shopping for their wedding gown. It can be a bit confusing, so we thought we would break it down for you.  Bridal sizing is based on traditional European sizing from the 1940s. Ready to wear sizing in the […]

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Tips: The 411 on Wedding Dress Silhouettes

Every bride wants to look her absolute best on her wedding day and who can blame you? You should feel unstoppable, invincible, in love and absolutely gorgeous on your big day! Besides your glowing smile, your dress is at center stage to show all of your guests exactly how beautiful you really are. Each style […]

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Tips: 5 Ways to Make Your Wedding Look More Unique

Your wedding day is about a celebration of love and you want your special day to reflect your unique style together as a couple, but even more than that, you want customization, personal touches and one-of-a-kind elements that no one else has done. No matter the style of your dream wedding, whether you are a […]

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Tips: 4 Essential Elements of The Summer Wedding Dress

It’s Wedding Season! To say I LOVE wedding season is a major understatement. Receiving notes and pictures from my brides after their wedding day makes what I do overwhelmingly heartwarming.  Helping a bride find the perfect dress for her style, personality, and type of wedding is a privilege and I am overjoyed seeing so many […]

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Tips: Top Tips To Find the Perfect Makeup Artist

You’ve found the right partner, the venue and the dress, now for the final touches! Investing in a makeup artist is a must-do for many brides today when you consider your wedding day will be the most photographed day of your life. However, finding the right makeup artist is imperative. At Your Dream Bridal, we’ve […]

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Tips: Personalize Your Bridal Look

Now that you have found Your Dream Bridal Dress, customizing your bridal look is all about You. So many brides we work with a focus on the dress, but once that is found, they don’t know how to complete their look. Here are some ideas to get stylist inspired images flowing. Vintage: Love vintage or […]

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News: Storybook Romance | Boston Weddings Fashion Feature 2016

Set against the backdrop of Gloucester’s Hammond Castle Museum, the season’s dreamiest gowns prove that fairy tales do come true. I am so excited that my beautiful ‘Carolina’ gown by Truvelle made it not only in the spread of the Boston Weddings Best of Boston Issue, but this gorgeous image also made the cover. xo, […]

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Styled Shoot: 100 Layer Cake | Parisian brunch wedding inspiration 2016

So amazing to be apart of such a great group of creatives for this styled shoot featuring Truvelle and Martina Liana gowns! xo Malinda See more here : http://www.100layercake.com/wedding-inspiration/parisian-brunch-wedding-inspiration/ Photographer: Carly M Photography / Videographer: Harlem Shoots / Venue: Warehouse XI / Event Planning & Design: Cristen & Co. / Floral Design: Nectar / Hair: Maricruz […]

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News: Burnett’s Boards | Wedding Inspiration 2016

I am so excited to bring you another installment of the ‘inside the boutique’ series today. It’s been a while but we’re going behind-the-scenes with Malinda Macari of Your Dream Bridal In January of 2015 Malinda opened shop just outside of Boston and already received an award from The Knot for delivering such quality service […]

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News: Your Dream Bridal Named ‘Best of the New’ | The Boston Globe 2016

Great spots for shoppers looking for everything from machine washable cashmere to hockey gear. YOUR DREAM BRIDAL 730 Boston Post Road, Sudbury, 978-443-0810, yourdreambridal.com Revered for her patience, planning skills, and astute sense of style, boutique owner Malinda Macari meets with just one bride at a time during leisurely 90-minute appointments. Lines exclusive to New […]

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News: To Sudbury shop owner, every bride is unique | The Boston Globe 2016

As the owner of Your Dream Bridal, Malinda Macari provides the intimate shopping experience she found lacking when helping friends find their wedding gowns. Brides enjoy Macari’s undivided attention while trying on dresses (typically $1,500 to $3,000) from US, Canadian, and fair-trade designers with the full-service, appointment-only boutique all to themselves. She will celebrate her […]

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